Hawaiian Islands Experiences

Activities - The Aloha Experience

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Hawaii Island Adventures

PRIVATE EXCURSIONS


Falls to Fire Adventure | Journey across the island’s ecosystems, exploring underground lava caves and the 120-foot Kulaniapia Falls
before lunch, a hike and a swim. Then, experience the wonders of Hawai’i National Volcano Park and the Halemaumau Crater. | FD, M



Volcano by Air & Land | Marvel at Hualalai, Mauna Kea and Mauna Loa volcanoes from the skies, before an informative tour of Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park. Learn how life thrives on active craters, and visit a turtle habitat and co ee farm.  en, enjoy a picnic lunch. | FD, M



SHARED EXCURSIONS

Big Island Spectacular | Marvel at Kilauea Volcano from the skies, with captivating views of Madame Pele’s lava activity. Explore lush rainforests, towering cliffs and the Kohala Mountains with an exclusive landing at the base of the 1,200-foot Laupahoehoe Nui waterfall. | $575 | 2HRS




Captain Cooks Deluxe Snorkel | Explore coastal sea caves and lava tubes; visit Captain Cook’s Monument, marine sanctuary and Place of Refuge with time to snorkel, dolphin and whale watch. | $184 | HD


 

Circle Island Excursion | Discover diverse landscapes, from Waipio Valley Lookout, Akaka and Rainbow Falls to volcanic craters, lava tube, steam vents, Jaggar Museum and Black Sand Beach. | $183 | FD, M, T




Circle of Fire Helicopter Experience | Learn about the island’s history and active environment high above lava  ows, black sand beaches, tropical rainforests and majestic waterfalls. | $253 | 1HR




Kohala Waterfall Adventure | Ideal for all ages, explore Hawi plantation village and to Polulu Valley, hiking foot bridges and historic terraces. Then explore breathtaking waterfalls for a refreshing swim. | $192 | FD, M




Kona’s Original Dolphin Swim | Swim with beautiful spinner dolphins in their natural environment, then snorkel with colorful marine life in a pristine coral reef. | $150 | HD, M




Lava Legends & Legacies | Listen for the call of the conch for this spectacular luau extravaganza, complete with fire-knife dancing, enchanting drums, melodies and native cuisine. | $94 | HD, M



Manta Ray Adventure | Sail into the sunset along the Kona Coast for a wondrous evening of snorkeling and diving or view onboard as gentle manta rays make an incredible night show. | $115 | 2½HRS



Mauna Kea Sunrise | An informative sunrise adventure to the tallest volcano on earth. Discover the pre-dawn stars before the brilliant colors arise in the sky and learn about Mauna Kea’s collection of telescopes, followed by breakfast and Kona co ee. | $205 | FD, M, T, 16+



Night Manta Snorkel | Watch in amazement as manta rays glide gracefully around you, feeding on plankton attracted to the light. Enjoy a spectacular sunset, plus snacks for an incredible evening. | $95 | HD



Ride the Rim | An exciting Waipio Valley tour in a guided, open-air buggy, discover tropical forests, verdant valleys, sparkling waterfalls and stunning vistas. | $207/drive, $177/tour guide drives | HD



Wildlife Watch & Snorkel | Hop aboard a catamaran for scenic swim and snorkel adventures including marine life sightings, lava walls and scenic coves from the Kohala shore to Kiholo Bay. | $147 | HD, L



Waipio Valley & Hamakua Coast | Explore majestic Waipio Valley, passing by taro fields while listening to legends of the island. Marvel at Hi’ilawe Falls and rugged sea cli s. Kayak under a private waterfall and sample fruit at a local farm. | $187 | FD, M, T




Zipline through Paradise | Soar above tropical river gorges and epic scenery on an eight-course line, including a side-by-side dual track, then relax with picnic lunch and waterfall swim. | $291 | FD, M, T




 

Kauai Exploration

PRIVATE EXCURSIONS

Kipu Ranch Experience | A guided excursion, this cattle ranch was once home to royalty, a sugar plantation and Hollywood movie sites. Travel leisurely across 3,000 acres on an ATV, exploring lush landscapes, sharing rich history and savoring a private picnic lunch. | HD, M



VIP Multi-Adventure Excursion | Kayak along the Huleia River to Pirate Pool for a refreshing swim, followed by ziplining and lunch at Kipu Ranch. Next, hike private footpaths made famous by Jurassic Park and the Descendants, then return on a motorized canoe. | FD, M, 5+




SHARED EXCURSIONS

Hawaii Movie Experience
| See the island through the eyes of a filmmaker on this enlightening tour, with clips of notable island films and stops at iconic movie locations. | $122 | HD, M, T



Holoholo Chaters Napali Sail | Experience the remote beaches and stunning cliffs of the Napali coast from the comfort of a catamaran, or snorkel and swim its beautiful shores. | $170 | HD, M



Kauai Eco Adventure | See Kauai from a scenic helicopter flight to Hanapepe Valley and Manawaiopuna Falls, known as Jurassic Park Falls. Continue to Olokele Canyon, Waimea Canyon, Napali Coast and Hanalei Bay, plus enjoy the opportunity to fly directly into Mount Waialeale’s stunning crater. | 50MIN



Kipu Falls Zipline Safari | Kayak the Huleia River, hike scenic trails, visit Kipu Ranch’s landscapes and zipline over a waterfall, before a dip in pure waters for an exhilarating day of adventure. | $197 | FD, M, 7+



Luau Makaiwa | Immerse in island traditions with an authentic experience featuring a torch lighting ceremony and culinary journey to Hula Kahiko, re-knife dances and music. | $104 | HD, M



Mountain Tubing | An exclusive tubing experience on Lihue’s old sugar plantation, immerse in unspoiled nature while floating down streams, tunnels and water flumes never before open to the public. Conclude the adventure with a picnic lunch and swim in a natural pool. | HD, M, 5+



Napali Deluxe Catamaran Excursion | Climb aboard a catamaran and experience Napali Coast’s majestic cli s, waterfalls and sea caves. Keep watch for playful dolphins while learning the enchanting history of this land. Savor breakfast and deli lunch. | $161 | HD, M



Napali Rafting Excursion | Sail under coastal waterfalls into sea caves, keeping watch for playful dolphins, turtles, whales and more, with a chance to snorkel at Nu’alolo Kai reef. | $137 | HD, M



Poipu Skyline Adventure | Experience 200-foot dropo s as you soar over pristine landscapes with ocean views as you launch from Hawaii’s only plank launch zipline. | $146/8 lines, $115/5 lines | 2½HRS, 8+



Waimea Canyon & Wailua River | Celebrate Kauai’s unique highlights from Waimea Canyon to the Russian Fort, followed by a river cruise to the Fern Grotto and Opaekaa Falls. | $115 | FD, T



Waimea Canyon Downhill Biking | Rise and shine, and hop on a cruiser bike for a spectacular ride along the rim of Waimea Canyon to the awe-inspiring Pacific shores. Enjoy 13 miles of smooth blacktop, along with a guided narrative and unforgettable vistas. Muffins and beverages included. | HD


 

Discover Maui

PRIVATE EXCURSIONS

Colors of the Sunset at Haleakala | Experience a dazzling sunset exploration to famous Haleakala Crater and upcountry Maui. This narrated journey features a dairy goat farm, lavender garden visit, wine tasting and the option of dinner at Kula Lodge. | FD, M, T



Iao Valley and Haleakala Adventure | Inspiring 360° panoramas await as you ascend Haleakala Crater and Maui’s lush upcountry in a comfortable limo-van. Dine at a mountain lodge for lunch, then travel to Iao Valley State Park, the famed Iao Needle landmark and Kepaniwai Heritage Gardens. | FD, M, T




SHARED EXCURSIONS

Alii Nui Royal Sunset Sail | Launch a romantic evening aboard a 65-foot luxury catamaran, featuring breathtaking panoramas, outstanding service, delectable appetizers and a lavish dinner. Toast to your evening with a glass of spirits as you bask in sunset views. | 2½HRS, M, 18+



Haleakala Sunrise Excursion | A once-in-a-lifetime experience, head through Maui’s upcountry to Haleakala National Park to witness the glory of dawn over the dormant volcano’s summit. | $169 | HD, M, T



Haleakala Zipline Adventure | Hike through woods, crossing a swinging bridge, then set sail over the canopy on a heart-pumping zipline, eyeing stunning waterfalls and lush landscapes. | $125 | 1½HRS, T, 8+



Hana Adventure | A multi-sensory experience, discover breathtaking scenery and remarkable vistas of this cultural treasure in East Maui on this informative excursion. | $174 | FD, T



Hana & Haleakala Helicopter Flight | Savor the magni cence of the Haleakala crater, Hana Town, the Seven Pools and glorious coastline waterfalls on this sky excursion. | $219 | 45MIN



Hana Classic Picnic | Discover the legends of Hana and revel in the beauty of Keanae’s lava formations, Puohokamoa Falls, and Wailua Overlook. Plus, savor breakfast in Paia and lunch in Hana. | $164 | FD, M, T



Hana Helicopter Sky Trek | Explore Maui by ground and by sky, basking in views of exotic fora, sparkling waterfalls and the dormant Haleakala Crater, followed by a beachside picnic lunch. | $393 | HD, M



Helicopter Spectacular | Soar high above the west valleys and land at an exclusive scenic area on Ulupalakua Ranch, along the breathtaking slopes of Haleakala. Then continue your night with sights of Hana and Haleakala Crater. | $448 | 1½HRS



Honua’ula Luau | Celebrate the enchanting Polynesian traditions from a torch lighting and bu et to hula dance, song and fire-knife extravaganza. | $146/Premium seating, $125/Standard seating | HD, M



Lanai Dolphin Snorkel | Board a double-deck catamaran to snorkel two sites o Lanai, home to an abundance of marine life. Waterslide, boogie boards, snorkel gear and instruction included. | $118 | HD, M



Maui Heavenly Hana | Weave through the hundreds of curves and a one-lane bridge on this informative Road to Hana visit, with endless waterfalls, famous sites and lush parks. | $164 | FD, M, T



Maui Princess Dinner Cruise | Enjoy a decadent dinner and drinks on an elegant 120-foot yacht o the picturesque coast of Maui, with dancing and live entertainment. | $118 | 2½HRS, M



Maui Sunset Dinner Sail | Bask in the gentle trade winds as the sunsets, enjoying captivating Maui mountain and coastal views along with a buffet-style dinner and open bar. | $97 | 2½HRS, M



Molokini Snorkel & Turtle Town Experience | Embark on a first-class catamaran for a fun snorkeling adventure. Delight in an onboard waterslide and glass-bottom viewing, plus enjoy a thrilling dolphin encounter. Breakfast and a barbeque lunch are included. | $119 | HD, M



Premier Snorkel Adventure & BBQ | Feel the thrill of ocean breezes on a catamaran cruise to the best snorkel spots o Maui, together with a delicious grilled lunch for a special day. | $143 | HD, M



Royal Lahaina Luau | Held on Ka’anapali Beach, experience Hawaii’s longest running luau, celebrating Polynesian culture with authentic island cuisine, cultural presentations and live entertainment. | $113 | HD, M



Trilogy - Discover Lanai | Sail to Lanai for snorkeling and SNUBA amid fascinating marine life with Trilogy – the only company allowed to show guests the Hulopoe Marine Preserve. Then, enjoy a guided visit of Lanai’s historic town and a barbeque overlooking Manele Bay. | $245 | FD, M



West Maui Snorkel Adventure | Search for lively turtles, colorful fish and more as you prepare for an incredible underwater adventure at the best snorkel sites of the day. Lunch included onboard. |$116 | HD, M


 

Oahu

PRIVATE EXCURSIONS

Waikiki Sail VIP Event | Feel like a celebrity as you step aboard a modern catamaran for a relaxing cruise. Make a champagne toast as you sail past Diamond Head, sampling tantalizing appetizer platters and premium drinks. Souvenir photos included. | HD, M




SHARED EXCURSIONS

Catamaran Adventure | An intimate sail on Kaneohe Bay, learn to navigate as legends are revealed with snorkeling options in pristine reefs brimming with sea turtles, rays and colorful fish. | $179 | HD, M, T


 

Celebration Dinner Cruise | Savor panoramic sunset views from openair decks, cocktails, three-course dinner and hula revue. Enjoy Aloha Fridays with firereworks. | $169/fireworks show, $159 | 2-3HRS, M



Chief ’s Luau | Immerse in the rich heritage of the Islands with fire-knife dancer Chief Sielu, featuring traditional ceremonies, a Hawaiian feast and a thrilling Polynesian show. | $188/Royal package, $143/Paradise package, $113/Aloha package | HD, M, T



Circle Island Ambassador Experience | Discover the highlights of Oahu from Diamond Head to the North Shore beaches, then the Polynesian Cultural Center and Breath of Life evening show. | $220 | FD, M, T



Diamond Head Crater Adventure | Hike the world-famous crater with an informative guide, learning its history, geology, flora and fauna as you reach the summit for 360° panoramic views. | $36 | 2½HRS, T



East Oahu Explorer | A rare look at windward Oahu, explore the Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve and visit the top of Kamehame for breathtaking views, with a guided half-mile hike. | $60 | HD, T



Five-Star Grand Circle Island | Experience Oahu’s legends and history, from the landmarks and scenic points of North and South Shores to tropical farms and the Polynesian Cultural Center. | $174 | FD, M, T



Germaine’s Luau | An oceanfront celebration, enjoy an evening under the stars with cultural activities, a multi-course Hawaiian feast, then a Polynesian revue featuring Samoan  re dancers. | $102 | HD, M, T



Holokai Kayak & Snorkel Adventure | Don your gear and waterproof map as you independently explore Kane’ohe Bays scenic vistas, snorkeling sites and Sunken Island sand bar. | $129 | HD, M, T



Kualoa Ranch ATV Adventures | Navigate your own ATV through scenic trails, then hop in a jeep for a Jurassic adventure; all-you-can-eat buffet and catamaran ocean voyage tour. | $178 | FD, M, T



Kualoa Ranch Experience Package | See famous movie and TV location sites; discover ancient  shing grounds and tropical gardens before a ranch-style buffet and catamaran ocean voyage. | $137 | FD, M, T



Kualoa Ranch Horseback Adventure | Experience Oahu’s spectacular scenery on horseback, followed by famous movie and TV location sites, expedition and tropical garden tour. | $178 | HD, M, T



Magic of Polynesia | A spellbinding evening of delicacies and entertainment, savor island-style fare, then dazzling Polynesian music, dance and magical illusions. | $107/show with dinner, $61/show | HD



Majestic Grand Circle Island | Circle 120-miles of Oahu, including a Byodo-Inn Temple tour, a drive through Dole Plantation, Diamond Head, Hanauma Bay, Blow Hole, North Shore beaches and more. | $110 | FD, T



Majestic Sunset Dinner Cruise | Delight in a scrumptious buffet as you sail into the sunset aboard a sleek 150-foot vessel with panoramic views, dance floor and open-air platform. | $118 | 2HRS, M



Monarch Experience | Uncover the secrets of the Hawaiian monarchy and the state’s natural treasures with an enlightening visit of Iolani Palace, Bishop Museum and planetarium. | $120 | HD, M



Oahu Bike & Waterfall Hike | Hike along a jungle stream to a hidden 200-foot waterfall and lush bamboo trail where you hop on a cruiser bike for a scenic, downhill five-mile ride. | $120 | HD, M, T



Oahu Island Helicopter Excursion | Phenomenal scenery awaits as you soar over Diamond Head, Kaneohe Bay’s coral reefs, North Shore, Sacred Falls, Pearl Harbor and more. | $320 | 1HR, T



Oahu Premium Submarine | Descend 100 feet below the ocean’s surface aboard a submarine as you learn about coral reefs, sunken structures and flourishing marine life. | $139 | 1½HRS



Paradise Cove Luau | The Aloha spirit welcomes you with inspiring cultural activities before a traditional luau feast, Polynesian song and dance show. | $193/Royal Box seating, $150/Orchid luau | HD, M, T



Parasailing | Experience a dry take-o and landing directly from a boat for the ride of a lifetime soaring above the Waikiki coastline, with a Wet ‘n’ Wild ride option for thrill seekers. | $89/1,000 feet, $75/800 feet, $63/600 feet, $53/400 feet | 1HR, 5+



Pearl Harbor & Circle Island Excursion | Begin with a visit to USS Arizona Memorial and historic Dole Plantation. Then, see the famed beaches of North Shore before lunch and visit Nuuanu Pali, Hanauma Bay, Halona Blowhole, Kahala and Diamond Head. | $121 | FD, M, T



Pearl Harbor Heroes Adventure | Salute our heroes with a visit to the Arizona Memorial, Bow n, Paci c Aviations Museum and a tour of the USS Missouri. | $154 | FD, T



Polynesian Cultural Center | Immerse into Polynesian culture, including a canoe pageant, IMAX viewing, diverse village visits, plus genuine luau and Breath of Life night show. | $180/Ambassador luau with prime rib, $170/luau, $104/center only | FD, M, T



Pro Surf Lesson | Hone your skills of this iconic Hawaiian-born sport as you learn the art of sur ng, including standup paddle or body boarding. Ideal for intermediate and advanced surfers or for those who wish to compete. | $209/private, $94/shared | 1½ OR 2½HRS, T



Rock-A-Hula Show | Dine under the stars accompanied with music and hula, then be dazzled with a Vegas-style revue featuring tribute artists, fire-dancers and more. | $109/dinner, $99/show | 2HRS



Shark Adventure | A thrilling experience, see graceful sharks off Oahu’s North Shore, from the safety of a diving cage or boat, keeping watch for dolphins and sea turtles along the way. | $105 | 1½HRS



Snorkel Turtle Canyon Adventure | Discover a heavenly undersea world as you swim with the green turtles, fish and other hidden marine life with direction from PADI certified divers. | $60 | 2HRS



Two-Tank Certified Dive | Ideal for experienced divers, take a guided SCUBA of Hawaii’s scenic reefs including Kaiser’s, Turtle Canyons and Secrets with sightings of lively marine life. | $161 | HD, T



USS Arizona, USS Missouri & Punchbowl | Known as the Memorial Tour, pay reverence to our freedom and the fallen as you visit the USS Arizona, USS Missouri & National Memorial Cemetery. | $99 | FD, T



Waikiki Starlight Luau | Dine under the stars as you experience the colorful heritage of the Pacific Islands with a traditional buffet, live music, drums and dance. | $141 | HD, M



West Oahu Dolphin Snorkel | Depart from Waianae Harbor for a morning of ocean exploration complete with sightings of dolphins or whales and snorkeling. | $173 | HD, M, T



Zipline & Adventure | Navigate through 18 challenging elements from an aerial Adventure Tower, soaring along a six-line course and state-of-the-art system above Coral Crater. | $241 | HD, T



Zipline Experience | Soar through three heart-pumping ziplines from 300 to 900 feet over Coral Crater, with expert guides and modern braking system allowing for ease of ride. | $178/6 lines, $126/3 lines | 1-2HRS, T




BEHIND THE LETTERS | FD: Full day, 7+ hours | HD: Half day, 3-6 hours | M: Meals included | T: Transportation included | + This age and older welcome